On the Roller Coaster for Life

Koreh B’Kefar Veradim
July 30, 2014

Moraz Feingold, 19, from Kefar Veradim, was found to be a match for a bone marrow donation to an anonymous cancer patient. “I did not hesitate for a moment. If someone gives you a chance to take part in saving a human life – you don’t refuse.”pr bmr call bag 1489_ne_photo_ab7e0
It all started a year ago, on the day of Feingold’s induction to the IDF, when she voluntarily joined Ezer Mizion’s Bone Marrow Registry, without having an inkling of what was to come. Four months later, she got a phone call informing her that she was found to be at least an 80% match for a bone marrow donation to a cancer patient. The tension was palpable. All she could think about during that period was what she referred to as her “mark”. Continue reading On the Roller Coaster for Life

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Enlisting for Life

Ha’aretz

by: Dr. Yitzchak Yaniv

Photo: Thank you to all our guests and sponsors who took part in the medal awards event at the Tel Hashomer IDF Induction Base marking the milestone of 500 IDF recruits who joined Ezer Mizion's registry, donated stem cells and saved a life.

In a collaborative project of the IDF and Ezer Mizion’s International Bone Marrow Registry, all new conscripts are offered the chance to join the Registry during their chain of induction. The response is growing all the time and the result is significant expansion of the Registry with ideal potential donors – young, healthy people with a variety of tissue types compatible with a wide range of populations Continue reading Enlisting for Life

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